Tuesday, January 22, 2008

BSNL Selects SOMA Networks for WiMAX Rollout

India's Bharat Sanchar Nigam, Ltd (BSNL), has selected SOMA Networks for its mobile WiMAX rollout across three of India's fastest-growing telecom circles: Gujarat, Maharashtra and Goa, and Andhra Pradesh. SOMA said it was selected after extensive field trials in urban, suburban and rural areas. Based on the 802.16e-2005 standard, SOMA's Mobile WiMAX solution provides extended range and supports high subscriber density per sector. Financial terms were not disclosed.

SOMA is headquartered in San Francisco and has offices in Toronto, Ottawa, Gurgaon, and Singapore.http://www.somanetworks.com